CAF Financial Inclusion Lab 2022 opens its call for applications | Atalayar

CAF Financial Inclusion Lab 2022 opens its call for applications | Atalayar

CAF -development bank of Latin America- is organising the fourth edition of the Financial Inclusion Lab (LIF 2022) focused on finding digital solutions for the financial inclusion of women, with the aim of promoting the generation of technological solutions in the following areas:  – Solutions to improve women’s financial education and capabilities. – Solutions with financial

Digitalisation of financial services a game changer post-pandemic

Digitalisation of financial services a game changer post-pandemic

The Covid-19 pandemic put a damper on a lot of progress over the last three years, but for financial inclusion it was a catalyst that drove a large increase in digital payments amid the global expansion of formal financial services. This expansion created new economic opportunities, narrowing the gender gap in account ownership, and building households’

UNCTAD urges action to address consumer vulnerability in financial services

UNCTAD urges action to address consumer vulnerability in financial services

Consumers are targeted by new types of scams and fraud as digitalization and innovations in the financial markets boom. © Tyler Olson/Shutterstock The cascade of crises facing consumers, from COVID-19 to food and energy price shocks due to the war in Ukraine and climate change, puts billions of people in a vulnerable situation. The digital

Two years in, Ballard Partners Financial Service Group continues to grow

Two years in, Ballard Partners Financial Service Group continues to grow

The Financial Services Group at lobbying firm Ballard Partners is approaching its two-year anniversary, and just like the industries it specializes in, it’s growing at a rapid pace. Ballard Partners launched the practice in August 2020 and brought on former Florida Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater to run the show. Though many know Atwater for

Top 10 Tips For E-Commerce Financial Services

Top 10 Tips For E-Commerce Financial Services

Digitalization is the name of the game for modern businesses, so more companies require financial services. As a forward-thinking business leader, you may already be using online financial services or “fintech.” However, catching up on the trends is not enough. You want to ensure your company has the best setup for online financial services. Otherwise,

Prometeo Open Banking, a Latin American Company Leading Financial Services

Prometeo Open Banking, a Latin American Company Leading Financial Services

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. PURCHASES DO NOT INCREASE ODDS OF WINNING. ODDS OF WINNING DEPEND ON NUMBER OF ELIGIBLE ENTRIES RECEIVED. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. 1. Promotion and Sponsor. Participation in the Chispa & BELatina’s Date & Educate Sweepstakes promotion (the “Promotion”) constitutes Entrant’s (as defined below) full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules. Entrant is free

Financial Services Bill to unlock growth and investment across the UK

Financial Services Bill to unlock growth and investment across the UK

Legislation to enhance the competitiveness of UK financial services and unlock growth and investment across the UK was introduced to Parliament today (20th July). The Financial Services and Markets Bill repeals hundreds of pieces of EU retained law to enable a coherent, agile and internationally respected regime that works in the interests of the British

How eWallets Can Help Address Financial Inclusion Challenges

How eWallets Can Help Address Financial Inclusion Challenges

Mikhail Miro, CEO at Wallet Factory & FinTech visionary with extensive background experience in banking and payment industry verticals. getty Improving financial inclusion has become a top priority within environmental, social and governance (ESG) frameworks. I see how isolated communities around the globe lack technology-enabled infrastructure and suffer from economic discrepancies due in large part

Black Business Expo and Financial Empowerment Summit teaches businesses growth opportunities

Black Business Expo and Financial Empowerment Summit teaches businesses growth opportunities

FLINT, MI — The 2022 Black Business Expo and Financial Empowerment Summit was held on Friday, July 22 at the Flint Farmers’ Market. The event was designed to highlight minority-owned businesses by providing professional financial education, information on local and government resources for business development, and social media presence. Chennelle Dismond, chairperson of the Black